Searchable database of previously classified federal records spanning the twentieth and twenty first centuries. The types of materials include intelligence studies, policy papers, diplomatic correspondence, cabinet meeting minutes, briefing materials, and domestic surveillance and military reports. Database allows users to to locate the full text of documents and filter their search results by document type, issue date, source institution, classification level, and date declassified as well as other document characteristics.
The CIA collects and analyzes foreign intelligence and conducts covert action. U.S. policymakers, including the President of the United States, make policy decisions informed by the information provided by this organization.
Features access to declassified National Intelligence Estimates on various countries and regions. Select "Historical Collections" then "National Intelligence Council (NIC) Collection" or other collections once you connect to this site.
Agency responsible for administering and implementing Defense Department technology security policies on international transfers of defense-related goods, services, and technologies and ensuring that U.S. defense technology interests are preserved without damage to U.S. security interests.